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making news in america this morning -- protecting the homeland. president obama addressing the the nation on terror and the the deadly shootings in san bernardino. >> this was an act of terrorism. designed to kill innocent people. >> the president laying out his plans to keep americans safe at home and abroad. we're live in washington. inside the terror attack. new details about the shooting in san bernardino, from witnesses in the conference room, ducking for cover. plus, the investigation now shifting to a suspect's neighbor. surprise message. former president jimmy carter stunning a crowd with an update about his health. and caught on camera. a view of a plane crash rarely
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seen. passengers filming from inside. good morning, everyone. i'm reena ninan. >> i'm richard bay. we begin with reassurance from the president, vowing to overcome the terror threat facing the nation. >> the president addressed the nation last night. declaring the san bernardino attack as an act of terrorism. >> he said the husband and wife shooters went down the path of radicalization. our coverage begins with lana zak in washington. >> reporter: good morning. there were not big surprises in the president's speech. aides say these remarks and their tone were important to president, who worked on the speech throughout the weekend. >> the threat from terrorism is real. but we will overcome it. we'll destroy isil and any other organization that tries to harm us. our success won't depend on
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tough talk or abandoning our values. or giving in to fear. >> reporter: in a rare primetime oval office ard, president obama spoke to the american public. >> as commander in chief, i have no greater responsibility than the security of the american people. >> reporter: the president outlined his approach to fight terrorism's new face. >> i think it's time for congress to vote to demonstrate that the american people are united and committed to this fight. >> reporter: he urged legislation that would prevent anyone on the terror watch list from easily buying a gun. and ordered a review of the visa program that allowed the female killer in the san bernardino shooting to get into the united states. on fox, marco rubio said this was more of the same. >> nothing that happened in the speech tonight is going the assuage people's fears. >> reporter: and donald trump tweeted is that all there is?
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we need a new president fast. >> even in this political season, let's not forget that freedom is more powerful than fear. >> reporter: and the president addressed muslims directly, enlisting their support in trying to help fight back against rad dalization. and called on all americans to reject discrimination. >> the president relaid three things he wants from lawmakers. congress the make sure no one on the no-fly list is able to buy a gun. congress to have stronger screenering if travelers without visas. and continued military force against isis. can he expect cooperation from congress? >> reporter: if the initial response by republicans is any indicati indication, he'll face an uphill battle. that very legislation about trying to stop the sfat from -- trying to stop terrorists from allowing anybody on the terrorist watch list to purchase
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a gun, actually failed in the senate just a few days ago. of those three things, the one most likely to get bipartisan support, is probably tougher screenings for anyone wanting to come to the united states. >> okay, lana zak, live if washington. thank you. san bernardino public health employees are returning to work this morning for the first time since their colleagues were killed. >> several who made it out alive are sharing their stories. the shooter burst into the room from the left. one survivor escaped by jumping through shattered glass. this morning, the widow of nicholas thalasinos says her husband and syed farook were arguing about the holocaust before the incident.
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farook's former neighbor and friend is accused of purchasing the murder weapons. >> reporter: the investigation turning to a raid of the family home of enrique marquez. he's farook's one-time friend and neighbor, suspected of sup plying him with the two high-powered rifles used in the massacre. >> did he provide the guns to farook? >> reporter: authorities say there is no information that marquez played any role in the shooting that left 14 people dead. he's reportedly checked himself into a mental health facility. this neighbor says she noticed a change about a year ago. what is the biggest difference? >> his dress. his beard. he was more withdrawn. growing more beard. started wearing his white things. the long drape outfit, whatever sit. >> reporter: this new photo of farook as baby with his family. his sister and brother-in-law
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now saying they, too, are angry. angry for not knowing farook and his wife were living a double life. do you feel like you didn't know your brother? >> no, at this time, i feel like he had a double life. i feel like he was very good at concealing everything from all of us. >> reporter: but his father telling an italian newspaper his son was fascinated by isis, hated israel. and shared ideology of isis leader al baghdadi. a robbery at a popular mall brought out a massive police response last night. video captured three masked thieves at the mall in riverside. witness ps say the noise sounded like gunshots. the army of police officers arrived on the scene, putting the mall on lockdown while they searched for the robbers. but they managed to slip away. in london, an aparent lone
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wolf terror attack on the the subway. the suspect stabbed two people. witnesses say he shouted this is for syria. cell phone video captured it all. police brought him down with a taser. he's charged with attempted murder. british authorities are investigating the attack as a terrorist incident. several major developments in the chicago police shooting of laquan mcdonald. the justice department is launching an investigation into the patterns and practices of the police department. and mayor rahm emanuel said late last night that the head of the independent police authority has revined. 74 years since the japanese attack on pearl harbor drew the united states into world war ii. flags are being flown at half staff. ceremonies held in hawaii where
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the attack took place. and in washington, d.c., at the national world war ii member reerl. today is the first day of hanukkah. there was the ceremonial lighting of the national menorah on the national mall. one more candle is lit for everything night of the festival of lights. well, a big tribute for six remarkable honorees. the recipients of the 38th annual kennedy center honors. >> among them, carole king. rita moreno the actress cicely tyson. george lucas. >> the star-12uded night was peppered with luminaries. it's a kennedy center honor where the honorees sit with the president and the first lady. >> last night, president obama was late. mr. obama started without him.
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three. two. one. and there we went. a special delivery for the six astronauts on the international space station. that rocket carrying 6,000 pounds of cargo.
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lit arrive at the space station on wednesday morning. >> talk about a special delivery. a well-known pilot has been killed in a crash in california. mike mangold was a famous acrobatics pilot and a commercial pilot for american airlines. in business news, u.s. investors are hoping that a year-end rally starts today. one expert is saying stocks will finish flat nor the year. and a rate hike is more likely next week following the positive job report. overnight, stock futures were down slightly and overseas markets are mixed. and it's now three straight box office wins for "the hunger games:mockingjay part two" the domestic total, $227 million.
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"krampus" was in second. "creed" in third. >> i'll put that on the list. when we come back, the surprising announcement over the weekend from former president jimmy carter. and goal post gymnastics. a player's celebration trending and the talk of twitter overnight. more than 3 million people already know the feeling of feet so silky smooth that you can't help but touch them. discover the latest innovation in the amopé foot care line. the new amopé pedi perfect with diamond crystals and extra-coarse roller head. it softens calluses effortlessly and efficiently for beautiful, soft feet in an instant. feel it yourself! with amopé pedi perfect with diamond crystals. save now at amopé love every step.
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yet another storm moving into the northwest today. the radar shows the heavy rain that will pound coastal areas and lower elevations. there will be snow further inlapd as well. winds will become stronger. some areas could feel gusts over 70 miles an hour by tomorrow. checking the morning road conditions. clear for most areas oh than the northwest. if you're flying, weather-related airport delays possible in miami. unexpected news from former president jimmy carter. >> he's cancer free. back in august, doctors found stage 4 skin cancer had spread to his live and brain. he's since undergone radiation. he made the announcement to his sunday school class. >> they didn't find any cancer at all. so -- so i have good news. [ applause ] >> thank god.
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>> so a lot of people prayed for me. and i appreciate that. >> oh, lovely. doctors say it's too early to say that mr. carter is cured of cancer. he continues to remain optimistic. an anxious wait for kristin cavallari. her brother has been missing stips day after thanksgiving. his aban dored car was found in a row mote road off of utah. the engine running. he was traveling from kra kroo to illinois where his sister lives. a little too much excitement for a group of thrillsneakers new jersey. the men were about to skydive from a small plane when the engine failed. someone's helmet cam was rolling. the plane hit the mud and flipped over nose-first. they all walked away with only minor injuries.
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they credit the pilot with doing a terrific job. time now for some sports. five weeks from tonight, the national champ copship of college football will be crowned. before that, the national semifinals, number one clemson will take on number four, oklahoma in the orange bowl. >> and alabama will face michigan state in the cotton bowl. both games are on new year's eve. oklahoma and alabama open as favorites. now, highlights from pro football and basketball. >> who else to get those from besides our guys over at espn. good morning, america. john buccigross, john anderson with you on this monday. and, some people in the sports world are perfect. >> steph curry and the warriors. for now. 21 games. is in the third. and then steph curry went off for 16 points in the third.
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they won, 114-98. they're 22-0. panthers also perfect. steph curry spent a lot of his childhood in carolina. he's a panther fan. talks about them a lot on the twitter. cam newton, jerricho cotchery. go to the veteran. nice. he snares that. and the panthers improve to 12-0. they clinch the nfc south. all right. the eagles and patriots. not the super bowl kind. just the regular-season game. tom brady in the red zone. throws it. tried to get to it amendola. tipped around. general kink has it. one man left to beat. tom brady. and he beats him. it was on this play, that it became official, that tom brady is no longer the greatest living american. he's been replaced by steph curry. who is now the greatest living american. >> clemson also perfect. they're number one in the final four college football ranking. >> good morning, america.
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not such a good morning in the nation. >> patriots, 10-2. >> thank you, guys. one more highlight from last night's nfl game in which the pittsburgh steelers destroyed the colts, 45-10. the most memorable moment. the celebration after the punt return. >> brown flipping his legs and using the the goal post as a problem. that's what the ref said after calling a penalty. do they do that in english soccer? >> no. >> you never use your crotch to celebrate? >> nothing as dramatic as that. up next in "the pulse." 300 years old and containing billions of dollars in treasure. the amazing discovery. and mick fanning, the surfer who survived the shark attack on live tv, jumping into action, saving another surfer. chronic ps made a simple trip to the grocery store anything but simple. so finally, i had an important conversation
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hey, there. time to check "the pulse." an amazing find deep in the waters off south america. >> it's called the holy grail of ship wrecks. loaded with loot said to be up to $70 million. it was sunk in 1708. >> oh, those brits. >> they're everywhere. >> who owns the wreck? that's the subject of a court battle. for the latest adventure involving world class surfer mick fang. most of us learned who he was over the summer when fang fought off a shark in a surfing competition. he punched the shark in the face. this works. >> i wouldn't wait around to try it. >> fanning was back in action yesterday. running into the water in hi my to help rescue a fellow
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sufferer. he braved the rough waters to save a guy knocked unconscious after wiping out. the surfer was brought to a hospital and is listed in stable condition. >> are you a surfer? >> no. >> this is remarkable. >> this is putting me off. the very idea. >> of trying to do this. proof, this morning, santa reaches all children. jolly old nick is here trying to talk to the little girl on his lap when he learns that she's deaf. he taps her on the arm and gets her attention. then talks to her in sign language. >> look at santa and the little girl having a heart-to-heart conversation. it appears she got her message across. it's a moving, a touching scene, isn't it? >> who knew santa knows sign language? >> it was remarkable. you can see the excitement in the young girl's face. >> they're having a conversation. we don't understand. it makes it more touching. >> we need the translit this morning. more news after this. hings.
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>> good morning, i'm tamala edwards, it is monday, december 7. here's what's coming up on "action news." philadelphia police are trying to piece together information on a shooting at a club worker overnight. the shooting in san bernadino the shooting is being labeled an act of terror. so much for being a lost season, the eagles win. we have information for medicare survivors those stories next up on "action news." well, entertainment mogul and celebrity judge simon cowell is thanking his lucky stars and neighborhood watchman for the return of a giant bag of loot
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thieves had stolen from him. >> the thieves invaded his home in the middle of the night. abc's jennifer eccleston has the story from london. >> simon cowell! >> reporter: overnight, simon cowell shook off the trauma. >> if i got locked away. >> very appropriate the night after i get burgled. >> reporter: thieving broke sbroo his london mansion stealing jewelry and cash. the millionaire media mogul and his girlfriend, and their baby boy eric, were all asleep. seen here in a tweet from dad last month. happier still if you're safe in you're own home. abc news has learned that a guard has been removed from the cowell residence. and the neighborhood watchman who gave chase and got some of the loot back can expect a nice price mas present. on his youtube channel, a sneak
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peek at his luxurious home. that may have provided a road map for the criminals who managed a clean getaway. >> providing a huge apt of information for someone that might want to burgle it. it is not wise. i wouldn't advise it. >> reporter: it's one of the the most beautiful and exclusive neighborhoods in all of london. it's not yet known how they entered the house, how long they staid, or if he was deliberately targeted. he's said to be rattled but hugely relieved that his family is safe, especially his son. from one brit to another, welcome to you, richard. >> thank you so much. >> you had a radio show. >> i had a news radio show in the uk. >> you're kind of like the ryan seacrest of england. >> i like that. it implies i'm a lot more successful than i am. i'll stick wit. >> richard p. bacon. i wonder >> good morning, developing
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overnight a public worker facing questions from police after shooting at that man in the south philadelphia streets. brand new a philadelphia firefighter is jittered during a call. -- juried during a call. the eagles rallied, i watched a little turn it off, it all worked out. >> it's called approach


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